Free Idea: News Aggregation Site searchable by date

If it were my wheelhouse I would have a site which aggregated news stories and trends searchable by date. It would work like this. Landing page: Search box. Type a date, any date. You get a list of the top six stories of that day with a simple write up. Below that you’d have the …

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#MediaLit17 Chronicles 15: Presentations — Part 2

We come to the second slot of presentations! Briefly, we had presentations on: Consuming and responding to the Media: Given that Jeremy Corbyn did better than expected, is it fair to say that the power of the media is finally over? Heard about the recent terror attacks through social media. The Church of England often …

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#MediaLit17 Chronicles 3: The Digital Revolution

Andy Byers was fantastic, do check out his TheoMedia book . Now we’ve moved on to the Digital Revolution with Tallie Proud — the digital media officer for the Church of England. Currently hearing an array of interesting stats and figures surrounding social media. Everything ranging from the 93 million selfies taken a day (my contributions can be …

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The moral problem with Facebook Live (Hint: It’s child porn)

It has been hard to read the news recently without coming across the varying tragedies which have been broadcast on Facebook Live. There has been murders and suicides. And people watched. The internet has always had a place for this kind of 'content’ - that word we use when we want to distance ourselves from …

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